abradant

[uh-breyd-nt]
adjective
1.
having an abrasive property, effect, or quality; abrading.
noun
2.

Origin:
1875–80; abrade + -ant

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abrade (əˈbreɪd)
 
vb
(tr) to scrape away or wear down by friction; erode
 
[C17: from Latin abrādere to scrape away, from ab-1 + rādere to scrape]
 
a'bradant
 
n
 
a'brader
 
n

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Crystalline substance used as an abradant and for other purposes.
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